Generally if your employer has 5 or more employees` fulltime or parttime and including officers of a corporation they should be covered by workers` compensation. In Alabama workers` compensation does not apply to owner/operators, leased operators of common carriers engaged in interstate commerce, domestic servants, casual employees or farm laborers.
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